Marvin Johnson

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Marvin Johnson


May 2019

Contact until

June 2020






Left Back, Left Midfielder





The Birmingham born winger began his career at Solihull Moors in 2010 at the age of 20 where he also had spells at amateur clubs like Coleshill Town, and Romulus as a loanee on both occasions. 

Despite interest from Burnley and Crewe Alexander, he opted to join National League side Kidderminster Harriers in 2012. He went on to play 114 games and scored 17 goals for the Harriers.

On 2 February 2015 he joined Scottish Premiership side Motherwell FC and extended his contract for three more years in June, the same year. 

Johnson moved back to England on the 2016 summer transfer deadline day, joining Oxford United for a fee in the region of £650,000. Before his move to Oxford United, he had played 53 games, scored 6 goals and provided 13 assists.

Primarily a left-winger, Johnson played 41 games for Oxford United between 2016 and 2017, before moving to Middlesbrough FC in August 2017 on a three-year deal for a fee around £2.7million. 

Johnson made his debut for Boro in a 3-0 win away to Bolton, however, spent the 2018/2019 season on loan with Sheffield United, making 12 league appearances for the eventual runners up in the SkyBet Championship, thereby gaining promotion to the Premier League. 

Club history


May 2019 - June 2020

Sheffield United

August 2018 - May 2019


August 2017 - August 2018

Middlesbrough U23

January 2018 - January 2018

Oxford United

August 2016 - August 2017


February 2015 - August 2016

Kidderminster Harriers

July 2012 - February 2015

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Marvin Johnson News

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6 games in, what have we learned?

So the marathon that is the Championship has begun and its certainly been a learning curve for Jonathan Woodgate in the early stages of the season.
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Bristol City v Middlesbrough Preview

After the disappointment of last weekend’s 1-1 draw with Millwall, Boro will be looking to be more clinical when they take on Bristol City live on SkySports.
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Middlesbrough FC - Season Preview

So far, signings have been few and far between for Boro this summer for several reasons, mostly financial.
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Love him or hate him, Stewart Downing is a club legend

Stewart Downing’s move to Championship rivals Blackburn Rovers was confirmed on Friday, putting an end to his second spell with the club after a combined 11 years wearing Boro red.
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'Derby County v Middlesbrough - Match Preview'

The match between the Derby County and Boro is to be broadcasted live on Sky Sports from 2:55.
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'Pulis sets sights on ex-Chelsea Striker & makes decision on Sheffield United loanee'

After a couple of days in which news of departures dominated the discussion at Boro, it seems Tony Pulis is finally serious to add names to his squad.
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